A confirmed case of coronavirus infection-19 (COVID-19) occurred at LG Changwon, a professional basketball court.
According to KBL on the 9th, one of the LG staff was confirmed with Corona 19.
It is said that the staff tested positive after being tested for cold symptoms.
All of LG’s team have been tested for COVID-19.
In order to protect the players, the KBL also requested a preemptive inspection of the recently played teams.
Anyang KGC Ginseng Corporation met on the 3rd, Seoul Samsung, played on the 5th, and Goyang Orion, played on the 8th.
Game officials were also tested.
While no additional confirmed cases have been identified yet, KBL plans to determine follow-up measures according to the test results.
Orion has a home match against Seoul SK on the 10th, while LG, Ginseng Corporation, and Samsung have a game on the 11th.
In professional basketball, a group infection of Corona 19 occurred in the Samsung squad ahead of this season.
Samsung has been playing normally for the 2021-2022 season, which started in October after not participating in the KBL Cup in September.
(Photo = official website capture, Yonhap News)